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As a part of your community for over 40 years, Youth and Family Services is committed to programming that supports the emotional and mental health of children, parents and families. We provide parent education, after-school programs and high quality counseling services. 

Fall Newsletter - 2016
Learn more about Parenting Workshops
Therapy Groups
Lunch with Lawyer
Mentoring

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Upcoming events...

Articles & Podcasts
Demystifying the Teen Brain-- 2/4/16
Podcast
Everyday Tips for Dealing with ADHD
Podcast
 
Mentors Needed
Neighborhood-based program

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First FNA Dance
September 30th
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TANTRUMS
Parenting Workshop 
Dr. Phelan will provide practical advice and strategies
 October 13 from 6:30-8 pm
 

Understanding Depression and Anxiety in Teens
Podcast 
Do you need help for yourself or a friend?
 
 
 
Text  LAKECO to 274637
 
 
 
Text-A-Tip  is  24/7    365     Anonymous
 
 
Text-A-Tip is a crisis helpline that youth can use to communicate with a licensed clinician about concerns about themselves or a friend.
View the Parent Handbook on Childhood and Adolescent Depression
Teen Depression Screening
 
Erika's Lighthouse offeres a self-report depression screener for teens who think they may have depression. For the tool or more info, please click button.
Many parents don't know the signs of depression. Erika's Lighthouse provides a great resource designed to help parents know what's going on with their child, find the right treatment, deal with the schools, negotiate insurance issues and other valuable tools.
 
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Screening